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egger Line breaks: egger
Pronunciation: /ˈɛɡə/

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Definition of egger in English:


A collector of birds' eggs: the RSPB maintains that eggers still pose a threat to wild birds
More example sentences
  • Unfortunately, it is Scotland's relative success in both retaining greater numbers of rare breeding birds and reintroducing severely depleted species that has made it the eggers' top target.
  • Rather than their prey, it was eggers who became threatened with extinction when the law changed in 2001.
  • We seriously underestimate the potential damage eggers can and are doing.
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